Canada Day will be more boisterous than usual in Ottawa this year. More than half a million people are expected to come out to see William and Kate, who start their North American tour in Ottawa, Thursday.
The Canadian government will decide "soon" whether to allow giant American bookseller Amazon.com to set up a distribution center in Canada.
Some 73 percent of traders believe worries over sovereign debt default may boost the price of gold, a new survey says.
President Obama's $8-billion investment in high-speed rail may be a giant step forward in the country's transportation system, but experts question if it will gain traction among car-loving Americans.
President Obama announced Thursday that California would receive $2.7 billion to boost its high-speed rail plan. The state hopes to link Los Angeles and San Francisco by 2017.
The evolutionist wanted his theory to prove slavery wrong.
Governor Schwarzenegger is supportive, but a $16 billion state deficit may inspire voters to say 'no' in November.